Commercial and bureaucratic hindrances collided with an uncontrollable reality: the faith of many players.
Nicaraguan pastor and author Amilcar Kraudy, analyses the role of the evangelical church in deep socio-political crisis. “I believe that there is a time to pray, but there is also a time to move forward”.
It is the first time that the Legislative Assembly of the Central American nation has as many as fourteen Christian MPs.
Carlos Alvarado, of the Citizen Action Party, got 60% of the votes, while Fabricio Alvarado obtained 40%.
“The sustained growth of the churches unnerves the government”, Cuban Pastor Mario Félix Lleonart, says. Several evangelical leaders have been interrogated and arrested in the last months.
Both Sebastian Pinera and Juan Orlando Hernandez received the support of a majority of church members.